Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The blog of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation A rich library of African-American poetry goes digital

Amid the social upheaval of the 1960s, when protests were brutally quashed, Detroit’s Broadside Press was quietly turning out the works of African-American poets who were telling universal and particular truths that re-shaped the way people thought of themselves and each other.
Lots of works, in fact.

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